Dove's Guide for Church Bell Ringers
S Matthew, Widcombe, Bath, Somerset
Place Bath, Widcombe
S Matthew
or Widcombe
Shown in County Lists as Bath, Widcombe
Grid Ref ST755642
Postcode BA2 6AA
Lat, Long 51.37629, -2.35214Locate using Google Map or OS Map or OpenStreetMap
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Lieutenancy area Somerset
Country England
Diocese Bath and Wells
Church Church of England
Listed Gr II by Historic England
Rings 6, tenor 12 cwt in F♯See below
Frames 1See below
URL http://bath-wells.org/towerselect.php?DoveID=BATH+WID
Affiliation Bath and Wells Diocesan Association
Ring of 6, tenor 12 cwt in F♯
Bells 6Edit details
Tenor 12 cwt (~1340 lb or ~610 kg) in F♯ (740.0Hz)
Practice PN: by arrangement
Overhauled 1978 by Whitechapel Bell Foundry Ltd
TowerBase 5491View Felstead peals
Bell Weight Nominal Note Diameter Dated Founder Canons Turning
1 4½cwt 1265.0 D♯ 30.00" 1719 Abraham II Rudhall R 8
2 5cwt 1123.0 C♯ 30.50" 1658† Roger II Purdue R 8
3 6cwt 982.0 B 32.00" 1877 Llewellins & James R 8
4 7cwt 953.5 A♯ 34.50" c1500† Bristol foundry Y 8
5 8-1-17 827.0 G♯ 37.00" 1847 Charles & George Mears R 8
6 12cwt 740.0 F♯ 41.00" 1719 Abraham II Rudhall R 8
Frame Bells Year Material Maker Truss Layout
1 1,2,3,4,5,6 Oak unidentified 8.